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  • I have attacks where pain starts in head and moves down body until entire body inflamed? any ideas?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions July 6, 2015 05:39 PM

    I have been diagnosed with fibromyalgia and osteo arthritis and degenerative disk disease. I have these attacks where my entire head is in pain, then pain moves down body into neck then shoulders then arms then chest then back then legs. Pain is so horrible had to go to hosp for morphine i.v. ...

  • 17 female Walking problems numbness,tingling,paralysis in legs & arms & fingers weakness all over

    cutiepie2368 7 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions June 23, 2014 07:31 PM

    I'm 17 years old from Chicago,IL i have the Illinois medicaid insurance and i have been experiencing the following.. Walking problems Numbness,Tingling,Paralysis(legs & arms & fingers) Weakness all over Muscle spasms Tremors vision problems bladder & bowel issues light headed Falling Vitamin D...

  • Please help my wife

    SSALTMAN 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions October 28, 2013 03:29 AM

    We have been struggling with this for 5 years and she is at the end of her rope. Hx below35 y/o female with fatigue, increased abdominal girth, weight gain, myalgia, bilateral wrist and had pain with swollen hands and fingers. Patient can no longer wear rings that she had worn for 6 years. ...

  • Achy legs and weak arms

    Clannad 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions December 7, 2012 07:46 AM

    I realize this is long but I would greatly appreciate it if this could be read in its entirety and made sense of. It truly would mean a lot to me to receive a proper diagnosis.My senior year of high school I ran cross country in the fall. I have been running since I was around the age of seven...

  • Fybromyalgia or something else??

    fallingapartmommy 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions July 5, 2011 09:36 AM

    Hello, I am 30 yrs old. I have 2 kids, 10 and 6. I am 5'1 and 100lbs. About a yr ago I was diagnosed by a Rheumo with Fibromyalgia and then by my PM with nerve damage in my L5 from a EMG. Test done: I have had a MRI of my back, neck and hips all normal. I have had blood work including ANA all...

  • Muscles are breaking??

    fallingapartmommy 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions July 4, 2011 04:19 AM

    Hello, I am 30 yrs old. I have 2 kids, 10 and 6. I am 5'1 and 100lbs. About a yr ago I was diagnosed by a Rheumo with Fibromyalgia and then by my PM with nerve damage in my L5 from a EMG. Test done: I have had a MRI of my back, neck and hips all normal. I have had blood work including ANA all...

  • My muscles are breaking?

    fallingapartmommy 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions July 4, 2011 04:16 AM

    Hello, I am 30 yrs old. I have 2 kids, 10 and 6. I am 5'1 and 100lbs. About a yr ago I was diagnosed by a Rheumo with Fibromyalgia and then by my PM with nerve damage in my L5 from a EMG. Test done: I have had a MRI of my back, neck and hips all normal. I have had blood work including ANA all...

  • JOINT POPPING, GRINDING, and STIFFNESS

    Jackyj 11 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions March 2, 2011 02:33 AM

    Hey, i dont usually end up on forums and places like this, but i am lost and have absolutely no where else to turn, so im hopping someone here is going through the same problems or can guide me in the Right Direction.My Problem is a long read, but please read through it. I am not sure if all of...

  • My left thigh sometimes aches and burns severely when sitting

    AveMaria02 2 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions January 16, 2011 06:24 AM

    Hey everyone. First of all, I should tell you that I have Fibromyalgia. However, I don't know much about it so I don't know if it can cause this symptom or not.Often times I'll be sitting at my desk for an hour or so and then I get this excruciating muscle pain on the back of my thigh. It is...

  • tingling, minor pain, hands and feet

    bg1977 4 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions March 24, 2010 02:10 PM

    A bit nervous about all this...possibly more than one condition causing it.32 yr old male, 5'7 tall, 250 lbs, caucasian. History:Have had anxiety since mid-1990s, was on Paxil, Wellbutrin at various times, but have taken no meds for this for ~8 yrs. Most times I'm just fine but I do worry a lot...

  • Arthritic reaction to H1N1 flu shot

    KittySpot 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions March 14, 2010 02:52 AM

    Hi...according to my rheumatologist, I have had an uncommon reaction to the H1N1 flu shot. I now have arthritis body-wide, where I just had a few minor spots of it before. The worse spots are my hips and my hands. I am in so much pain (compounded by my fibromyalgia which I've had since 1993). Has...

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  • soft bones?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions December 11, 2009 03:22 PM

    I have noticed indentions on the top of my head where my glasses rest. This has occurred over months, not years. Also where I cross my legs at my shins has an indention from the constantly being crossed. Other than osteomalacia, what other options are out there? I am approx 5 -6 yrs post...

  • fatigue pain in hands and feet

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions November 11, 2009 10:31 PM

    If anyone can help me Id be so happy, even just for suggestions as Im desperate now!I have a constant fatigue feeling in my hands and feet, like Im wearing heavy socks and gloves. They feel like Im moving them slowly, but Im not and that Im trying to move them through sand, that heavy dragging...

  • Extreeme Joint Main and Fatigue now I have swollen neck!!!

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions October 15, 2009 11:37 PM

    I believe my symptoms started around age 8. Over a two year span I was seen by numerous doctors for knee pain (joint pain) and headaches. The only explanation my parents were given was growing pains. At age 11 I was out of school for 5-6 weeks due to monoAll though high school I suffered from...

  • Fibromyalgia,and other diseases.

    francine 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions August 17, 2009 01:34 AM

    Hi Everyone, I am new to your site.I have been reading about how your all suffering from fibromyalgia.I am so sorry to hear this because I know how you feel.I have had this for around 7 years.I have been married for 37 years,worked as a youth counselor for over 10 years,have three grown...

  • Sudden Upper Arm Weakness????

    BrooklynBabiee 2 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions March 24, 2009 08:43 AM

    I was rear ended by a truck while waiting at a red light and have had to undergo many surgeries to repair the damage done to my neck and back. I have titanium rods and plates in my neck and certain parts of my spine. This has left me with nerve damage and chronic pain for the past 8 years. I suffer...

  • WideSpread Pain At 14

    davidmt1 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions February 18, 2009 12:07 AM

    Im a 14 year old boy. For at least the last four months my muscles have been in pain all over my body. My arms, legs, neck, back, chest, wrists, and ankles are the main points. I can no longer do PE because I am in to much pain to run. I went to the doctor and she said I could have fibromyalgia,...

  • Severe Pain in Left Hip

    Ann403 3 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions January 2, 2009 01:58 AM

    I am a 40 year old female. I have been diagnosed with fibromyalgia and bursitis in both hips. I have received steroid injections into my left hip in the past but that was about 4 years ago. I have back pain and basically all the symptoms to go with the fibro. Both have been diagnosed a few years...

  • Diagnosed with Frybomyalgia (and dont beleive it)

    tapster 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions November 17, 2008 06:41 PM

    I am a 34 yr old male (used to be active).. and have a similar problem. 3 years ago i complained of lower back pain and hip pain (all in the right side), that has escalated to a general all over muscle ache, tender spots, terrible stiffness (especially in the morning, at around 8am-9am) Right foot...

  • Unexplained, persistent, 24/7 wide-spread joint pain

    GregasGP 4 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions October 6, 2008 01:43 PM

    Hi all, To say I am desperate is an understatement. I'm looking for some advice and possible treatment options here. Here's a little bit of history. I'm a 25 year old male and have always been physically active and fit. Never had any joint or muscle issues in the past until last September 2007 when...